Position : Telemetry Nurse
13-week contract for a telemetry RN with stroke and/or trauma experience. BLS, ACLS, NIH Stroke Certification Required. TNC or TNCC preferred.
1 – 2 year telemetry experience a must and one year of trauma and/or stroke experience preferred.
Must be able to interpret ekg strips and have prior experience infusing and titrating cardiac drips (Cardizem and amiodarone).
This is a 30-bed unit that receives general telemetry patients to include, chest pain, N-Stemi, CHF, COPD exacerbations, and early sepsis.
This unit is also the overflow unit stroke and trauma patients.
Facility is currently preparing for level II trauma status.
Facility is Stroke certified and AMI certified.
Nights, 7p-7a -36 hours per week,Must be willing to float to similar or lower acuity units if needed and work E/O holiday and E/O weekend.